The Batesville Lady Bulldogs advanced to the Ripley County Tournament finals with a 41-29 victory over South Ripley.
The Lady Bulldogs led 7-3 at the end of the first quarter, but the lead slipped to 18-17 at halftime. The difference in the game came at the free throw line in the final quarter. Batesville was 14-of-20 over the final eight minutes.
Ashley Nobbe led the team in scoring with 17 points followed by Carlie Werner with 12. Macy Prickel added seven.